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Crescent City, California Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Crescent City, California. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Crescent City compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Crescent City, California, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 2,890 total crimes reported in Crescent City, California (276 of them violent). Of the 361 crimes that take place per year in Crescent City, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Crescent City, California 361 times a year. This includes 4 murders, 33 rapes, and just about two thousand thefts (including 197 car thefts).

Total Crime in Crescent City, California (2001-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999 or 2000, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Crescent City, California for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Crescent City has been reduced by 22%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 32%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general improvement in crime over the last 8 years in Crescent City. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to three hundred for Crescent City, California in 2009.

Crime Trends in Crescent City, California (2001-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

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Crime Data Information

Crescent City, California law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Crescent City conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.